Dublin Data Sec 2018

9th April 2018, RDS Concert Hall, Dublin

Conference running order


08:00 - 09:00 - Registration & Coffee

 

09:00 - Welcome & Introduction

Adrian Weckler - Technology Editor, INM

 

09:00-09:10 - Opening of DataSec 2018

Pat Breen, Minister of State for Trade, Employment, Business, EU Digital Single Market and Data Protection

 

09:10-09:45 - GDPR is upon us but it’s not too late

Helen Dixon Data Protection Commissioner

 

09:45-10:30 - Panel Discussion: What Lies Ahead - The Challenges (& Benefits)  of GDPR

Chair: Adrian Weckler

Panel:

1. Joanne Neary, Assistant Commissioner,  Data Protection Office
2. Dr. Dennis Jennings, Chair GDPR Coalition
3. Daragh O’Brien, Castlebridge, specialising in Information Trust
4. Marie McGinley, Partner and Head of Intellectual Property, Technology and Data Protection at Eversheds Sutherland

 

10.30-10.50 - Coffee & Networking

 

10.50-11.20 - Data Protection Officers – what are they for and do you need one?

Sharon O'Reilly, IT Governance

 

11.20-11.50 - If a breach occurs –what to do?

Daragh O’Brien, CEO Castlebridge

 

11.50-12:30 - Panel Discussion: Employee Rights & Privacy in the Workplace

Chair: Marie McGinley, Eversheds Sutherland

Panel:

1. Emerald de Leuw, Eurocomply, Founder & CEO, Eurocomply
2. Brian Honan, BH Consulting
3. Daragh O’Brien, CEO Castlebridge

 

12.30-13:00 - GDPR: An Opportunity for Business Transformation

Shirley Finnerty, Business Group Lead for Windows and Devices in Microsoft Ireland

 

13:00-14:00 - Lunch & Networking

 

14.00-14.40 - SME Workshop 1: SME Experiences of GDPR

Chair: Gina London

Panel:

1. Helen Quinn, SFA
2. Paul O'Brien, Co-founder of Calqrisk
3. Helen Cahill, Co-founder of Cahill's Farmhouse Cheese

 

14.00-14.40 - Main Stage: Accountability, Implementation & Response

Chair: Adrian Weckler

Panel:

1. Aoife Sexton, Co-Founder and Director, Frontier Privacy
2. Jason Dowling, Partner WDA and co-founder, Redflare
3. Emerald De Leuw, Eurocomply

 

14.40-15.20 - SME Workshop 2: How does GDPR apply to volunteer and charity sector?

Chair: Brian Honan

Panel:

1. Ciara Geraghty, Eversheds Sutherland
2. Deirdre Garvey, CEO, The Wheel
3. Sharon O'Reilly, IT Governance

 

14.40-15.20 - Main stage: Data Retention: everything you need to know

Chair: Adrian Weckler

Panel:

1. Theo Lynn, Irish Centre for Cloud Computing and Commerce
2. Cormac Clancy, Barrister & GDPR Consultant, GDPR.ie
3. Maurice Coyle, CEO Heystaks

 

15.20-16.00 - SME Workshop 3: GDPR & your company’s cybersecurity

Chair: Daragh O’Brien

1. Howard Roberts, CTO, Arkphire
2. Vivienne Mee, Founder at VMForensics
3. Brian Honan, BH Consulting

 

15:20-16.00 - Main stage: Company Culture - GDPR Implementation & Consequences

Chair: Gina London

Panel:

1. Sean Whelan, Paddy Power/Betfair Head of Data Protection
2. Mary Colhoun, eir Director of Data Protection
3. Mark Kellett, CEO of Magnet Networks
4. Lt Col Richard Brennan, Barrister -at -Law, Defence Forces Legal Service

 

16:00-16:15 - Coffee & Networking

 

16:15-17:00 - The Future of Privacy & Information

Moderator: Adrian Weckler

Panel:

1. Gina London, Communications Strategist and former CNN anchor
2. TJ McIntyre, Digital Rights Ireland
3. Ardi Kolah, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Data Protection & Privacy
4. Michael Bahar, Partner Eversheds Sutherland and former deputy legal advisor to Pres Obama and former General Counsel to US House Intelligence Committee

 

17:00-17:10 - Data Sec Closing remarks

 

Adrian Weckler, Technology Editor, INM

 

17:10-18:00 - Drinks & Networking